First Known Use of self-governance
Synonymsautonomy, independence, independency, liberty, self-determination, self-governance, self-government, sovereignty (also sovranty)
Antonymsdependence (also dependance), heteronomy, subjection, unfreedom
Related Wordsemancipation, enfranchisement, liberation, manumission, release
Near Antonymscaptivity, enchainment, enslavement, immurement, imprisonment, incarceration, internment, subjugation
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